COVID-19 Rental and Utility Assistance Information

The Cuyahoga County Relief Fund provides up to three months in emergency rental assistance to income-eligible tenants.
  • Payments will be made directly to landlords.
  • Households who are at 120 percent of median income, for example, a family of four with an annual income of around $90,000, are eligible.
The Relief Fund is a partnership between Cuyahoga County and the Cities of Cleveland, Cleveland Heights, East Cleveland, Euclid, and Lakewood.
Call 833-377-RENT (7368) for more information or apply Here:
This program will help eligible residents in need of assistance paying sewer, water, wastewater, electric, and gas utilities. Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria of:
  • Being at or below 120 percent of Median Household Income (MHI).
  • Have been impacted by COVID-19, such as the loss of income, childcare needs, or illness.
The program will run November 11, 2020 through December 30, 2020.
For questions or help applying, call 833-377-7368 or click here to apply!
Additional funds are available through the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC) to Cuyahoga County residents who are at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level. Residents struggling to pay bills, including sewer, stormwater, and water are encouraged to apply. Applications must be approved by December 31, 2020.  To apply or learn more, please visit or call 216-370-3480.




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